w3ḏ

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *wrḳ-.[1] Cognate with Proto-Semitic *waraq- ‎(green).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Reconstructed Middle Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈwaːʀiɟ/[2]

Noun[edit]

M13

[3]

  1. papyrus stem (with an umbel)
  2. symbol of Lower Egypt

Alternative forms[edit]

V4 M13 Z1
V4 D
M13
V4 A D
M13

Noun[edit]

O206
  1. a papyriform column or pillar (usually plural)

Noun[edit]

M13
  1. offspring (usually referring to the king as son of a god or Horus as son of Osiris)

Alternative forms[edit]

M13 A17
M13 A1

Noun[edit]

M13 Z1
O39
  1. a papyrus-stem-shaped amulet conveying freshness and vigour

Alternative forms[edit]

M14 O39
M13

Noun[edit]

M13 Z1
O39
  1. a green stone, possibly malachite or emerald

Alternative forms[edit]

M14 O39
M13 O39
M13 G43
N33 N33 N33

Noun[edit]

M13 D
Y1
A1
  1. the happy or fortunate

Alternative forms[edit]

M14

Noun[edit]

M13 M2
Z2
  1. green plants in general

Alternative forms[edit]

M14 i i M2
Z2
M14 M2
Z2
M14 M14 M14 Z3

Noun[edit]

M14 U9
  1. grain

Alternative forms[edit]

M13 M34 N33
N33 N33

Verb[edit]

M13 D
Y1
  1. to be green
  2. to be fresh
  3. to thrive, flourish

Alternative forms[edit]

M13 D
M14

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

M13 D
Y1
  1. green
  2. fresh
  3. thriving, vigorous

Alternative forms[edit]

M13 D
M14

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9
  2. ^ 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9
  3. ^ Erman and Grapow, Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache